Loose connective tissue located at the outer and inner layers of organs. Examples: submucosal connective tissue, tunica adventitia of artery, papillary dermis, superficial fascia of dorsum of hand. [ FMA:63897 ]

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Term information

axiom lost from external ontology

relationship loss: subclass connective tissue proper (AAO:0000099)[AAO]

external definition

Also known as loose connective tissue. A pliable, mesh-like tissue with a fluid matrix that functions to cushion and protect body organs.[AAO]

function notes

cushions body organs

has exact synonym

loose areolar connective tissue

has related synonym

loose connective tissue

areolar tissue